Category: History

Revealed: TfL Tube maps from the last two decades show how the London Underground lines have evolved

tfltubearchives0310 - Revealed: TfL Tube maps from the last two decades show how the London Underground lines have evolved

TfL Tube maps from the last two decades show how the London Underground lines have evolved. Fascinating maps from the Transport for London archives show how the capital’s Tube lines have evolved over the last two decades. The collection of diagrams, which were used inside the train carriages, reveal changes to the network dating back […]

Advertisements

Hidden London: London Transport Museum offers chance to explore capital’s secret Tube stations

hidden tfl 560 original charing cross - Hidden London: London Transport Museum offers chance to explore capital's secret Tube stations

Hidden London: London Transport Museum offers a chance to explore capital’s secret Tube stations. London’s Underground network is a labyrinth of tunnels, passageways and platforms and, over the years, many stations have been abandoned and then largely forgotten. However, the London Transport Museum is offering guests another the chance to adventure deep into the bowels […]

London Underground map that shows every abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’

london underground ghost station map - London Underground map that shows every abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’

London Underground map that shows every abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’. Tunnel into the past! From ‘British Museum’ to ‘Down Street’, the fascinating London Underground map that shows every single abandoned ‘GHOST STATION’ It has been created by Franklin Jarrier, who names the ‘ghost stations’ and indicates the date they closed. His map shows the actual layout […]

A Map Of Unbuilt London

unbuiltbig2 - A Map Of Unbuilt London

A Map Of Unbuilt London. Imagine if the Thames flowed to docks in Peckham, while its ancient course was reclaimed for cars. Picture London with a mile-high skyscraper, or a pyramid full of corpses on Primrose Hill. Would you have liked to see an airport at King’s Cross, or Charing Cross, or Peckham (again)? The […]

Next Page »